What you’ll be doing...

VBG Commercial Finance is hiring a versatile analytics architect and solution developer, to join our progressive decision support team. You will be responsible to architect, develop and deploy solutions that enable analytics and data management.

You will be contributing to a strategic analytics and automation team that deploys tools for self-serve insights, visualization, robotic process automation, predictive modeling, decision simulation, and consistent data management. Clientele range from executive management to finance support teams; who lead business decisions on strategic investments and commercial deals, across Verizon Business Group.

As solutions manager for analytics development you will drive thought leadership that simplifies analytics development and deployment. In this pivotal role you will help architect, build and manage a holistic analytics platform, based on sustainable technology and industry best practices. You will lead automation projects and application development to increase productivity, deliver actionable analytics, and streamline decision processes. You will also provide support for advanced visualization and consistent data management, with a focus on compliance to Verizon's corporate, business and technology standards.

  • Deliver agile application development services to help build a holistic self-serve analytics environment.
  • Create standard APIs, widgets and tools for consistent data consumption across user technologies.
  • Automate workflows and repetitive tasks, to simplify operations and increase productivity.
  • Create and deploy solutions to support simulation, visualization and collaboration requirements.
  • Create apps for executive reporting, process automation, publishing predictive models and forecasts, sharing advanced visualizations or KPIs, and validation systems to ensure reliability of our analytics.
  • Leverage industry best practices and forward-looking organization plans, to create a sustainable maturity model for analytics apps developed; ensuring its effective roll-out.
  • Manage external and internal contributors to continuously adapt, enhance and improve our automated reporting and analytics platform; to support evolving business needs.
  • Help build compelling dashboards to clearly articulate business results through strategic storytelling.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, with changing priorities and aggressive deadlines.
  • Ensure compliance to data governance audit standards through collaboration and leadership.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience building, deploying and managing applications in a cloud environment.

Even better if you have:

  • Masters degree in Analytics, Software, Computers, Statistics, Engineering, IT or related discipline.
  • Strong SQL skills.
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, Hive, Teradata and Oracle data sources.
  • Experience in application development, advanced visualization, data management, business process automation or statistical modeling.
  • Experience leading large cross-functional initiatives, including adoption of associated support processes, and managing multiple stakeholders.
  • Technical and communication skills, to present solutions in a compelling manner.
  • Technical experience with structured and unstructured data in cloud and on-premise environments.
  • Scripting ability to self-serve basic needs from database and application servers across platforms.
  • Experience with at least three of JavaScript, XML, UML, REST, AWS, NoSQL, DevOps, Bourne/Korn Shell, and at least one dynamic language (Perl/Python/Ruby/Groovy/TCL).
  • Knowledge of telecom and communications network.
  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders in translating business needs to technical solution requirements, and then utilize heterogeneous data systems to build simple analytics applications.
  • Experience making connections between data from different sources, and synthesize it into one complete picture.
  • Experience building web/ mobile apps or widgets, and deployed over cloud platforms using open standards.
  • Ability to independently architect, develop, test, deploy and manage applications for analytics.
  • Experience translating business models to progressive code, for machine learning and automation.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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